The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 425 320 317
Rank change year-on-year
-105 -3
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 634 844 927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.79% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.76% 2.39% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 504 718 827
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35987 35251 38884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 33.14% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 28491 32814
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing N-Tier over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

N-Tier Salary Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -102 592 £45,000 - 72
London -58 170 £60,000 +9.09% 22
South East -101 104 £42,500 -5.55% 9
Yorkshire -2 97 £37,500 -12.79% 8
West Yorkshire +17 79 £45,000 +36.36% 7
Leeds +23 73 £45,000 +42.85% 4
South West +2 59 £45,000 +20.00% 9
North West -48 49 £37,500 -2.59% 10
Bristol +26 48 £43,750 +6.06% 7
City of London -21 48 £65,500 +9.16% 7
West Midlands -3 45 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Surrey -37 45 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East of England -65 41 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Manchester -20 30 £37,500 - 3
North Yorkshire -13 25 £37,500 -12.79% 1
Scotland -13 24 £47,000 -6.00% 1
Staffordshire -4 22 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Hampshire -24 21 £41,500 -2.35% 3
York +6 19 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands -25 19 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Cheshire -27 18 £34,500 -13.75% 7
Birmingham +13 17 £60,000 -6.25% 1
Winchester +11 15 £42,500 - 1
Kent -9 14 £42,500 -10.52%
Edinburgh 0 13 £46,250 +23.33% 1
Cambridgeshire -1 13 £38,000 -34.19% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +4 12 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Cambridge +3 12 £38,000 -34.19% 1
Bedford -2 12 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Bedfordshire -4 12 £52,500 +5.00% 2

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 875 (63.18%) C#
2 869 (62.74%) .NET
3 726 (52.42%) SQL Server
4 629 (45.42%) SQL
5 601 (43.39%) ASP.NET
6 460 (33.21%) JavaScript
7 457 (33.00%) HTML
8 426 (30.76%) Agile Software Development
9 415 (29.96%) Microsoft
10 413 (29.82%) TDD
11 397 (28.66%) OO
12 395 (28.52%) CSS
13 375 (27.08%) WCF
14 363 (26.21%) MVC
15 361 (26.06%) XML
16 344 (24.84%) Web Services
17 341 (24.62%) Finance
18 334 (24.12%) Unit Testing
19 333 (24.04%) .NET Framework
20 305 (22.02%) Scrum
21 304 (21.95%) SOA
22 284 (20.51%) Java
23 266 (19.21%) WPF
24 256 (18.48%) jQuery
25 250 (18.05%) Degree
26 232 (16.75%) T-SQL
27 216 (15.60%) Oracle
28 215 (15.52%) Windows
29 211 (15.23%) Relational Database
30 205 (14.80%) MS Excel

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 113 (8.16%) SharePoint
2 96 (6.93%) IIS
3 78 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
4 72 (5.20%) WebSphere
5 63 (4.55%) WebLogic
6 41 (2.96%) Tomcat
7 31 (2.24%) Apache
8 30 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 23 (1.66%) Apache ServiceMix
10 19 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (0.87%) Magnolia
11 12 (0.87%) TeamSite
11 12 (0.87%) CMS
12 9 (0.65%) SAS
12 9 (0.65%) Drupal
13 8 (0.58%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 8 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
14 7 (0.51%) Site Server
14 7 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 205 (14.80%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.23%) MS Project
3 13 (0.94%) MS Office
4 12 (0.87%) Photoshop
5 9 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.072%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.43%) JDE OneWorld
3 5 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.22%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.14%) Magento
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.072%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.072%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (1.52%) SaaS
3 17 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.36%) Force.com
5 4 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.22%) Office 365
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.072%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.072%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.97%) HTTP
2 43 (3.10%) Internet
3 16 (1.16%) Intranet
4 11 (0.79%) SMS
5 5 (0.36%) Firewall
6 3 (0.22%) LDAP
6 3 (0.22%) WAN
6 3 (0.22%) LAN
7 2 (0.14%) SAN
7 2 (0.14%) VPN
7 2 (0.14%) DNS
7 2 (0.14%) DHCP
7 2 (0.14%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.14%) ATM
7 2 (0.14%) GPRS
7 2 (0.14%) UMTS
7 2 (0.14%) Frame Relay
7 2 (0.14%) NAS
8 1 (0.072%) FCoE
8 1 (0.072%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 726 (52.42%) SQL Server
2 211 (15.23%) Relational Database
3 115 (8.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 109 (7.87%) RDBMS
5 92 (6.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 73 (5.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 58 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
8 55 (3.97%) MySQL
9 45 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (3.03%) Oracle Database
11 38 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 31 (2.24%) Informix
13 27 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
14 26 (1.88%) MongoDB
15 25 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 23 (1.66%) SQL Server 2000
17 22 (1.59%) Big Data
17 22 (1.59%) Riak
18 18 (1.30%) NoSQL
18 18 (1.30%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 180 (13.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 142 (10.25%) Visual Studio
3 112 (8.09%) JUnit
4 90 (6.50%) Subversion
5 72 (5.20%) NUnit
6 69 (4.98%) JIRA
7 64 (4.62%) Ant
8 54 (3.90%) Maven
9 53 (3.83%) Git (software)
10 50 (3.61%) Selenium
11 49 (3.54%) Eclipse
12 36 (2.60%) Eclipse RCP
13 30 (2.17%) Moq
14 21 (1.52%) SpecFlow
14 21 (1.52%) Jenkins
15 20 (1.44%) WebDriver
16 18 (1.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 17 (1.23%) Cucumber
17 17 (1.23%) TestNG
18 16 (1.16%) JMeter
General
1 341 (24.62%) Finance
2 128 (9.24%) Banking
3 74 (5.34%) Marketing
4 59 (4.26%) Front Office
5 58 (4.19%) Games
6 43 (3.10%) Retail
7 34 (2.45%) French Language
8 28 (2.02%) Financial Institution
9 26 (1.88%) Investment Banking
10 21 (1.52%) Telecoms
11 18 (1.30%) Law
12 17 (1.23%) Back Office
12 17 (1.23%) Advertising
13 15 (1.08%) Legal
14 10 (0.72%) Publishing
15 9 (0.65%) Local Government
16 8 (0.58%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.36%) Billing
18 3 (0.22%) Spanish Language
18 3 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 899 (64.91%) Developer
2 356 (25.70%) C# Developer
3 347 (25.05%) .NET Developer
4 213 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 210 (15.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 162 (11.70%) Architect
7 126 (9.10%) ASP.NET Developer
8 125 (9.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 104 (7.51%) Software Developer
10 87 (6.28%) Solutions Architect
11 77 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
12 76 (5.49%) Senior C# Developer
13 75 (5.42%) Java Developer
14 71 (5.13%) Software Engineer
15 60 (4.33%) Team Leader
16 59 (4.26%) Technical Architect
16 59 (4.26%) Web Developer
17 58 (4.19%) Lead Developer
18 57 (4.12%) Analyst
19 50 (3.61%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 869 (62.74%) .NET
2 601 (43.39%) ASP.NET
3 457 (33.00%) HTML
4 395 (28.52%) CSS
5 375 (27.08%) WCF
6 361 (26.06%) XML
7 344 (24.84%) Web Services
8 333 (24.04%) .NET Framework
9 266 (19.21%) WPF
10 256 (18.48%) jQuery
11 195 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 190 (13.72%) WinForms
13 170 (12.27%) Ajax
14 158 (11.41%) HTML5
15 139 (10.04%) XSLT
16 128 (9.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 125 (9.03%) Spring
18 103 (7.44%) LINQ
19 99 (7.15%) J2EE
20 91 (6.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 124 (8.95%) Enterprise Software
2 122 (8.81%) Client/Server
3 109 (7.87%) Computer Science
4 71 (5.13%) Open Source
5 54 (3.90%) Derivative
6 51 (3.68%) Mobile App
7 43 (3.10%) Inversion of Control
8 37 (2.67%) Hedge funds
9 35 (2.53%) SWIFT
10 34 (2.45%) Equity Derivative
11 33 (2.38%) Mathematics
12 30 (2.17%) iPhone
13 24 (1.73%) Blackberry
14 22 (1.59%) Management Information System
15 21 (1.52%) NHS
16 19 (1.37%) Equities
17 18 (1.30%) SystemC
18 16 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 15 (1.08%) Blog
20 12 (0.87%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 215 (15.52%) Windows
2 82 (5.92%) Linux
3 78 (5.63%) UNIX
4 65 (4.69%) Android
5 53 (3.83%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.73%) Windows 8
7 19 (1.37%) Solaris
8 14 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (0.94%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.79%) Windows Phone
11 9 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
13 6 (0.43%) Windows 2000
14 5 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.29%) Windows Phone 7
15 4 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.29%) AIX
16 2 (0.14%) Windows CE
17 1 (0.072%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (30.76%) Agile Software Development
2 413 (29.82%) TDD
3 397 (28.66%) OO
4 363 (26.21%) MVC
5 334 (24.12%) Unit Testing
6 305 (22.02%) Scrum
7 304 (21.95%) SOA
8 183 (13.21%) Software Engineering
9 172 (12.42%) E-Commerce
10 162 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
11 161 (11.62%) OOD
12 151 (10.90%) UML
13 140 (10.11%) Multithreading
14 108 (7.80%) Web Development
15 98 (7.08%) OOP
16 84 (6.06%) MVVM
17 67 (4.84%) BDD
18 66 (4.77%) Data Modelling
19 61 (4.40%) Content Management
20 57 (4.12%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 875 (63.18%) C#
2 629 (45.42%) SQL
3 460 (33.21%) JavaScript
4 284 (20.51%) Java
5 232 (16.75%) T-SQL
6 128 (9.24%) VB.NET
7 67 (4.84%) VB
8 60 (4.33%) C++
9 39 (2.82%) C
10 36 (2.60%) PL/SQL
11 32 (2.31%) Objective-C
12 28 (2.02%) VB6
13 24 (1.73%) XAML
14 22 (1.59%) ActionScript
15 21 (1.52%) VBScript
16 18 (1.30%) ActionScript 3.0
17 17 (1.23%) TypeScript
18 16 (1.16%) F#
19 15 (1.08%) Perl
19 15 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 250 (18.05%) Degree
2 52 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (1.81%) MCSD
3 25 (1.81%) ISEB
4 24 (1.73%) MCP
4 24 (1.73%) Security Cleared
5 21 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.23%) MCTS
7 10 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.58%) MCAD
8 8 (0.58%) MCSE
9 7 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.51%) CCNA
10 4 (0.29%) MCPD
10 4 (0.29%) MCITP
10 4 (0.29%) Sun Certification
11 3 (0.22%) MCDBA
11 3 (0.22%) PhD
12 2 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.14%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.27%) QA
2 18 (1.30%) WAI
3 11 (0.79%) HL7
4 8 (0.58%) SLA
5 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.14%) COBIT
6 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.14%) TickIT
7 1 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.072%) Basel II
System Software
1 46 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.072%) XenApp
5 1 (0.072%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.072%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 23 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.08%) MOM
3 4 (0.29%) Capistrano
3 4 (0.29%) Puppet
4 3 (0.22%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.072%) Nagios
6 1 (0.072%) WMI
6 1 (0.072%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.072%) SCCM
6 1 (0.072%) SCOM
Vendors
1 415 (29.96%) Microsoft
2 216 (15.60%) Oracle
3 65 (4.69%) IBM
4 55 (3.97%) JBoss
5 47 (3.39%) VMware
6 39 (2.82%) HP
7 38 (2.74%) Google
8 31 (2.24%) AccuRev
9 28 (2.02%) Sybase
10 24 (1.73%) Sencha
11 22 (1.59%) EnterpriseDB
12 18 (1.30%) Appcelerator
13 16 (1.16%) Informatica
13 16 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (0.87%) Vignette
14 12 (0.87%) Sun
15 11 (0.79%) Cisco
16 10 (0.72%) Citrix
17 9 (0.65%) SAP
17 9 (0.65%) Business Objects
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £45k + pkg
Posted: 16 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
South West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Bonus on offer
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 50,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + £10K bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Sidcup, Kent
BEConsultancy
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday